Some stuff to read...

Powered by rapid advances in artificial intelligence, propaganda bots will run on algorithms that let their ideas and messaging evolve based on the effectiveness of previous messages. We are likely to see versions of these bots deployed on US audiences for the 2016 presidential campaigns
http://www.wired.co.uk/magazine/archive/2015/06/wired-world-2015/robot-p...

Israel buys most oil smuggled from ISIS territory - report
http://www.globes.co.il/en/article.aspx?did=1001084873

Why Do Former Goldman Sachs Bankers Keep Landing Top Slots at the Federal Reserve?
http://www.thenation.com/article/why-do-former-goldman-sachs-bankers-kee...

How to Slow Climate Change With a Fake Volcano
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-11-30/how-to-slow-climate-ch...

Environmental activists 'being killed in record numbers' after at least 116 die in 2014 - report
http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/environmental-activists-being-k...

Priest alerted fellow paedophile priest after victim came to him in confession, inquiry told
http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/nov/30/priests-victim-use...

It’s Time to Unplug from the Matrix Before Our Brains are Totally Rewired
http://www.wakingtimes.com/2015/11/30/its-time-to-unplug-from-the-matrix...

Beware The Media Industrial Complex
http://www.activistpost.com/2015/12/beware-the-media-industrial-complex....

free money: https://decorrespondent.nl/541/why-we-should-give-free-money-to-everyone...

Backslash: Anti-surveillance gadgets for protesters
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/12/backslash-anti-surveillance-g...

Political roundup: The struggle for integrity
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=115...

US guards with guns to patrol British airports for the first time under controversial new plans being discussed by London and Washington 
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3367396/US-guards-guns-patrol-Br...